The Irving Art Association
offers free basic art classes for adults to get you started in art or in a new medium.
The Free Basics Classes follow a progressive sequence where you will learn basic skills via instructor demo/lecture — exercise —-practice. The series is designed for beginners to a particular art medium as well as mid career artists reviewing technique and not creating finished works. Expect traditional as well as new and nontraditional materials and approaches.
Registration is open for the 2017 classes, REGISTER (waiting list only for last class)
Location: Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving. Held on Thursday evenings from 7 – 9 pm. Doors open 6:30 pm.
Supplies: Basic supplies are provided. Please bring whatever extra supplies you wish to try out. (paint, brushes, paper, etc.). Wear old clothes or bring an apron.
FREE BASIC ART CLASSES
Thursday evenings 7-9 pm at the Jaycee Park Center for the Arts
- CLOSED January 5, 12 & 26 Acrylic Printmaking with a Gelli Plate Instructor Sharon Giles
- CLOSED February 2, 9 & 16 Fiber Arts instructor Laura Griffin
- CLOSED March 2, 9 & 16 Pen & Ink & Calligraphy Instructor Angie Vangalis
- CLOSED April 13, 20 & 27 Painting – Oil/Acrylic Instructor Jane Kahler (note date change)
- May 4, 11, 18 Spinning & Knitting
instructor Ameda Holmes REGISTER
- June 1, 8, 15 Watercolor
instructor Beverly Boren REGISTER
Followup Intermediate Classes to the Free Basic Classes:
Sign up for these fee–based classes and utilize the skills learned in the basics. To register and for more information concerning cost and supplies, contact the instructor offering them.
Thursday evenings 7-9pm
March 2, 9 & 16 Intermediate Fiber Arts instructor Laura Griffin – contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org
April 6, 13 & 27 Intermediate Pen & Ink & Calligraphy Instructor Angie Vangalis – contact her at email@example.com cancelled
May 4, 11, 18 Intermediate Painting – Oil/Acrylic Instructor Jane Kahler – contact her at janekahlerart.com
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